Fellow contributor Ryan Lewis grabs his shot of the work train parked at Spencer while that pesky helicopter comes in for a landing as the local cop makes his rounds at the museum.
Streamlined vs. unstreamlined.
Aside from the day-glow green vest, this could have been a scene 40 years ago!
The original, and a spin off on the Southern Railway's classy tuxedo scheme!
Under a stormy sky, Southern Railway no. 2601 built in 1963, sits tied down posed for photographers attending the "Streamliners at Spencer" to be able to shoot during the night photo ses... (more)
Silhouetted against a beautiful Spring sunset, two generations of Southern Railway motive power catch the last rays of an April evening situated around the Bob Julian Roundhouse. Southern GP30 No.... (more)
While preparing to move NCTM's Southern GP30 from a roundhouse track to the turntable, the engineer starts up the EMD, shooting a could of smoke into the sky. Far above is a crescent moon, which i... (more)
Southern Railway GP30 No 2601 makes a run under the former signal bridge at Rocky Ridge during the NC Transportation Museum's Spring Kick off pulling a passenger excursion train around the museum ... (more)
Looking brand new, Southern GP30 #2601 is the icing on the cake for a photo that looks to be Circa 1964. The road foreman dismounts after a ride along on an inbound freight to Spencer, NC.
SOU 2601 sits in the historic Spencer Roundhouse. HDR image.
SOU 2601 climbs up into the yard to begin the shuffling cars.
In celebration of Norfolk Southern's 30 year anniversary, the NCTM crew corralled these two GP30s for a family portrait.